Question: my baby is 5 month 10 days old. he has cough n cold. I am giving medicine for 4 days but no result. please suggest any home remedy.
Answer: Hello! New-born babies are more prone to viral infections including common cold and cough because their immune systems are not strong and fully developed yet.
Some Home Remedies for your coughing baby
1.Continue breastfeed your baby because breastmilk contains antibodies which help the baby’s body build immunity against germs, viruses and bacteria
2.Dry roast two big cloves of garlic and one tablespoon of ajwain. Once it cools down, place the mixture in a clean muslin cloth to make a tight pouch. Keep the pouch hidden under the baby’s pillow or cot. The aroma from the pouch can help in opening the blocked nose and provide relief from congestion
3.Take about one-fourth cup of warm mustard oil infused with crushed garlic. Massage this oil on the soles of the baby’s feet and chest. A pinch of carom seeds can be added to this too. Mustard oil has a warming effect that helps soothe congestion
Question: Hi my baby is 10 months he suffer with cold and cough and very bad chest congention plz help me remides for chest congention
Answer: Hi dear
For chest conjestion take 2 spoon coconut oil and heat it low flame add 1 camphor powdered and take a betal leaf and dip it in that oil and keep on babies cheast..it helps baby to relief from nasal conjustion and cold abd helps to sleep peacefully as its a natural vapourizer
Also you can give baby betal leaf extract with honey added for relief from cough and chest conjestion as honey and betal leafs are natural antibiotics
Question: My 13.5 month old baby having cough and cold from last 8 days. Given medicine but not recovery. Please tell any effective medicine name or home remedy
Answer: Hello dear..
To reduce babys cold and cough,follow these remedies it might be helpful for you..
Make him to drink water,soups in little lukewarm condition,because it will definitely controls cough and cold
Apply Vick's in betel leaf,show it under lamb for two minutes and then keep that in baby's chest,will help in reducing cold a lot
You can also dry roast a spoon of ajwan seeds with garlic pod, dry roast it,make a pouch,keep near baby when they are sleeping,it reduces all respiratory issues, it is antibacterial and antifungal too...
Boil Tulsi leaves with pepper in a glass of water,if it reduce to half,filter this water and feed them, it is a best remedy , continuous usage of this drink will increases immunity a lot
Heat coconut oil with garlic,pepper,and little turmeric powder,use ts oil and massage in throat,chest for five minutes,it will helps in reducing cough